Corporate & Securities partners Jason T. Elder and Thomas Kollar spoke at the IFLR Asia Capital Markets Forum 2019 in Hong Kong on 14 November 2019. Tom moderated a panel focused on high-yield debt in Asia-Pacific, and Jason joined the panel as a participant with in-house lawyers from leading global financial institutions. Before an audience of more than 200 opinion leaders in the industry across the region, the panel discussed recent developments in high-yield market in Asia, the risks with investing in high yield products, the challenges that high yield issuers are facing and the latest regulatory changes in the market.

The IFLR Asia Capital Markets Forum brought together leading industry representatives, key regulators, institutional investors, law firms, banks and corporate counsel to discuss key developments for Asia’s financial markets. The conference was well-attended with a focus on in-house legal and transaction management personnel from international and PRC investment banks.